|Joseph Perles Family Collection 1808-1961 - Perles, Joseph, 1835-1894|
The bulk of the material concerns the scholarly and religious career of Dr. Joseph Perles. His work is divided within the collection into sermons, academic papers, and correspondence. The sermons are handwritten in notebooks, and are often marked and notated with changes. The handwriting can be difficult to read. In both sermons and correspondence a researcher can discern much about Joseph Perless own academic and rabbinical development, as well as his role in Conservative Judaism...
Keywords: Perles, Felix 1874-1933; Hildesheimer, Esriel, 1820-1899; Jüdisch-Theologisches Seminar (Breslau, Germany); Cookery; Jews; Emigration and immigration; Judaism; Reform Judaism; Pogroms; Public welfare; Sermons; Jews; Hungarian Jews